The Business of Saving Lives

When
Event has passed (Tue May 7, 2013 - Tue May 7, 2013)
Where
The Commonwealth Club
Time
6:00-7:00 p.m. Program
Cost
$7.00 - $20.00
Tags
Arts, City

Description

Jane Chen, Co-founder and CEO, Embrace Innovations; Fellow, TED; Fellow, Echoing Green

Chen and her team wanted to save premature and low-birth-weight babies living in the developing world without access to incubators. From the design of the life-saving technology to its adoption, Chen explains how the Embrace Infant Warmer is helping babies and mothers in countries including India, China, Somalia, Zambia, Uganda, Mexico, Guatemala and soon Afghanistan.

Location

location
  1. The Commonwealth Club
    555 Post Street, San Francisco, CA